Blog Posts

April 14, 2017

March for Science Minnesota

Please join fellow students, post-docs, and faculty from the University of Minnesota as we march in support of public support for open and critical inquiry in the sciences.
February 23, 2017

Reclaim Higher ED

March 1st workers and students from across the University of Minnesota are coming together to speak out for affordable education for all! Join us to share concerns about the U’s current budget, including a 2.5% in in-state tuition hike, ever-increasing student fees and sustained cuts to the Regents Scholarship. There to hear our voices:
September 22, 2016

SEIU Local 284 Stands in Solidarity with Standing Rock

WHEREAS, the labor movement is founded in the powerful understanding that solidarity with all peoples who struggle for respect, dignity, civic courage, and social justice enhances all lives and sustains the environment we all share, and WHEREAS, we recognize that there is no economic justice without racial justice, and that […]
August 17, 2016

Fact check: faculty union dues & salary increases

Dear Colleagues, Faculty opposed to forming a union at the U of M – Twin Cities campus have made a number of claims in their arguments that do not stand up to close scrutiny. Today, we are addressing claims about union dues and about the effects of faculty unions on salaries […]